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Americans from Germany / by Gerald Wilk.

Gerard Wilk

Americans from Germany / by Gerald Wilk.

by Gerard Wilk

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Published by German Information Center in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Germans in the United States.,
  • United States -- Biography.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 81 p. :
    Number of Pages81
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22336619M

    Americans from Germany (Max Kade German-American Center, Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis and Indiana German Heritage Society, Inc. (Series).) 2nd Printing edition by Wilk, Gerard H., Tolzmann, Don Heinrich () Paperback: Books - German Americans (German: Deutschamerikaner, pronounced [ˈdɔʏ̯tʃʔameʁiˌkaːnɐ]) are Americans who have full or partial German ancestry. With an estimated size of approximately million in , German Americans are the largest of the self-reported ancestry groups by the US Census Bureau in its American Community Survey. German Americans account for about one third of the total.

    However, American POWs interned by Germany’s ally, Japan, were protected by no such restraints; of Americans captured in the Pacific, 11, would not return home, a death rate of over 40%. Ultimately, wartime circumstances and the leanings of individual camp leaders dictated the fates of those held captive in Europe.   Still, while German-American culture might be extinct, German-Americans have continued to make a mark on the country, from Neil Armstrong, the astronaut, to Robert B. Zoellick, a former president.

    German Americans (German: Deutschamerikaner) are citizens of the United States of German ancestry; they form the largest ethnic ancestry group in the United States, accounting for 17% of U.S. population. The first significant numbers arrived in the s in New York and eight million German immigrants have entered the United States since that point. Wendell Lewis Willkie (born Lewis Wendell Willkie; Febru – October 8, ) was an American lawyer, corporate executive and the Republican nominee for e appealed to many convention delegates as the Republican field's only interventionist: although the U.S. remained neutral prior to Pearl Harbor, he favored greater U.S. involvement in World War II to support.


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